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« on: February 02, 2014, 11:27:19 AM »

16-19 October 2014, Welcome Home. Stars & Stripes Remembers WW II & Korea, Bloomfield MO

The Stars and Stripes National Military Museum & Library and 6th Corps Living History Group, St Louis, MO presents:  Welcome Home, Stars & Stripes Remembers WW II & Korea, a Military Living History Event.

Event Web Site:  http://welcomehomestarsstripesrememberswwii.webs.com/

6th Corps Living History Group, St Louis, MO:  http://www.6thcorpslhg.com/
 
Veterans are Welcome!

Re-enactor information
 
This is the Second Annual Event, re-enactors are free.  The theme is ‘World War II & Korea', for WW II any theater any impression any nationality, so long as it is correct.  HRS safety and authenticity rules will be enforced.
 
Military vehicles are welcome
 
The museum will provide bottled water, fire wood, Johnny on the spots, a water spigot and Breakfast on Saturday. 

Camp set up can begin @12noon on Oct 16

School Day: 10am - 2pm, private tours for local schools Oct 17
 
Open to the public @ 9am – 5pm Oct 19
 
Camp sites cleared by 12 noon Oct 20
 
There will be weapons demonstrations, equipment and uniform talks, camp displays, NO large public battle. one or two small skirmish.  If any Unit would like to put on a skit in there camp or put on a little show, let us know.

Check back for more information as the event develops.
 
PRE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED, A HEAD COUNT IS NEEDED FOR BREAKFAST ON SATURDAY.
 
Eventbrite:  http://www.eventbrite.com/e/welcome-home-stars-stripes-remembers-ww-ii-korea-tickets-10286576427

TICKET SALES ARE FOR THE RE-ENACTORS AND EVENT SUPPORT UNITS ONLY, THE GENERAL PUBLIC WILL PAY AT THE GATE


6th Corps Living History Group, St Louis, MO

http://www.6thcorpslhg.com/


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Welcome Home, Stars & Stripes Remembers WW II & KOREA 
  A  MILITARY LIVING HISTORY EVENT, Sponsored by the 6th Corps Living History Group

16-19 OCTOBER 2014

17 OCTOBER: EDUCATION DAY, SCHOOL TOURS
9AM - 2PM

18 OCTOBER: MEMORIAL SERVICE, 8:30AM
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC 9AM-5PM

$5 per car load

FREE to Re-enactors

This is the 2nd Annual "Welcome Home" event sponsored by the 6th Corps LHG STL MO.  The theme is ‘World War II & Korean War.  WW II, any theater any impression any nationality, so long as it is correct.  HRS safety and authenticity rules will be enforced.
 
Military vehicles are welcome.
 
The museum will provide bottled water, fire wood, Johnny on the Spots, a water spigot and Breakfast on Saturday.
 
Camp set up can begin @12noon on Oct 16
Open to Schools: 10am - 2pm Oct 17, set-up continues all day
Open to the public, 8:30am, Memorial Service
Open to the public: All camps and displays @ 9am – 5pm Oct 18
Camp sites cleared by 12 noon Oct 19
 
There will be weapons demonstrations, equipment and uniform talks, camp displays, NO large public battle. one small skirmish.  If any Unit would like to put on a skit in there camp or put on a little show, let us know.  Pre-registration will be used as a head count for the FREE Saturday morning breakfast.  There is space for special displays in the Barn, see Event Information for Details.

18 October History Search, a school age activity. 

Each child attending will be given a questioner on
WW II Historic facts. There will be several questions on the sheet and the answers will be found by talking to the Re-enactors.  Upon completion of the questioner, the child will receive a Certificate of Achievement.   


Chosin Reservoir Survivor

Ron Burbridge, U.S.M.C. will be at the Korean War display in the Red Barn during the day Saturday to talk about his experiences from 27 November – 13 December 1950

Holocaust Survivor to Host talks

Ben Finer will host a conversation at  10am & 1pm

Lou Baczewski will Host a Conversation about the Honor Flight Program  and his experience with his Grandfather on his Honor Flight. @ 11:00am & 2:00pm

Preregister by 14 October 2014 and receive a FREE breakfast on Saturday morning. 

Web-site:  http://welcomehomestarsstripesrememberswwii.webs.com/

Eventbrite: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/welcome-home-stars-stripes-remembers-ww-ii-korea-tickets-10286576427
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